Industry engagement activities

Australian Submarine Agency (ASA) industry engagement activities are designed to inform Australian industry of appropriate pathways to pursue program opportunities. 

This includes Industry Engagement seminars to be held in all States and Territories scheduled for August and September 2024.

Nuclear Mindset training and Threat Outreach briefings will also be offered to participants. 

Confirmation of seminar dates, locations and how to register interest in attending will be provided on this page in the coming weeks.


Industry Capability Network

The Industry Capability Network (ICN) allows businesses to stay connected with the ASA and be notified of opportunities. Please register and maintain your details with the Industry Portal.

Australian industry have opportunities to contribute right from the beginning, working with ASC Pty Ltd (ASC) as the Sovereign Submarine Partner for sustainment, as well as with the collaborative alliance and eventual Joint Venture between ASC and BAE Systems as the Sovereign Submarine Partner for the build of our SSN-AUKUS submarines. 

For more information on employment and supply chain opportunities visit the ASC website.

International tradeshows

Team Defence Australia is the premier national platform for export-capable Australian defence and dual-use companies to showcase their goods, services, technology and solutions at international trade events.

Team Defence Australia works with defence industry, the Office of Defence Industry Support (ODIS)Austrade and state and territory governments to help prepare Australian delegation’s attendance at overseas trade shows and ensure they maximise their international exposure. 

Domestic tradeshows and training

Defence provides a range of training opportunities and events to assist in skilling the Defence industry, create pathways and address skills capability gaps, contributing to the ongoing uplift and professionalisation of the workforce.